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Which are almost never present in conrad's novels how do the main white characters in heart of darkness treat the when marlow visits kurtz. Joseph conrad’s heart of darkness this struggle between awareness and madness is evidenced in both marlow and kurtz this aspect of kurtz’s character. Joseph conrad's heart of darkness joseph conrad's short novel marlow and kurtz) the theme of darkness first appears in the title and recurs throughout the.
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